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|Nationality||Kingdom of England|
|Shipyard||Ratcliffe - London||W022|
|Designed by||Peter Pett (1610-1672)||W022|
|Constructor||Peter Pett (1610-1672)||W022|
|Sailing Rig||Ship Rigged||W022|
|Bought by the Navy||20.1.1648/49||W022|
|Becomes||British Fourth Rate frigate 'Constant Warwick' (1649) (32)|
|Dates||Fleet||Fleet Commander||Source||1646-1646||Winter Guard of 1646||1647-1647||Summer Guard of 1647|
To the right honourable the committee of Lords and Commons for the Admiralty and Cinque ports
The humble petition of the owners of the shippe Constant Warwicke
Sheweth that your petitioners haveing provi ded the said friggott for a voyadge at sea to bee imployed as a private man of warre uppon the Constant Warwicke
They humbly pray that your hon nours would please to grant your instructions of reprizall for the said friggott accordinge to the ordinance of Parliament of the 29th of January 1645 and to approve of Captaine Robert Dare to commaund in the said friggott for his service.
And your petitioners shall pray etc.
Die Martis 20 Novembris 1647 At the Committee of Lords and Commons for the Admiralty and Cinque ports.
Ordered that instructions bee given the petitio ners for the said friggott the Constant Warwicke accordinge to the ordinance of Parliament of the 29th of January 1645 with power to employ the same under the command of the captaine mentioned in the petition and that the same shallbee registred in the Courte of Admiralty and se curity taken by the judge of the Admiraltye for the said vessell and a testimoniall or certificate thereof under the seale of the Admiralty to bee given them accordinge to the tenor of the said ordinance
Warwicke Henry Vane
John Roll Alexander Bence